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Ottawa National Forest overview

Surrounded by picturesque views of mountains and parks, Ottawa National Forest is known for its rich culture. You'll enjoy Ottawa National Forest's natural features and university spirit. Nature lovers will find plenty of places to explore such as Bond Falls and Mirror Lake. A stop at places like Paulding Light and Ottawa National Forest Visitor Center will create some memories. Whatever you're into, Ottawa National Forest has something for you.

Where to stay in Ottawa National Forest

Whether you're planning to stay for a night or for the week, the area around Ottawa National Forest has accommodations to fit every need. Search for hotels in Ottawa National Forest with by checking our online map. Our maps display the areas and neighborhoods around all Ottawa National Forest hotels so you can see how close you are from landmarks and attractions, and then refine your search within the larger area. The best Ottawa National Forest hotel deals are here with our lowest price guarantee.

How to get to Ottawa National Forest

Fly in to Ironwood, MI (IWD-Gogebic County), 40.5 mi (65.1 km) from downtown Ottawa National Forest. Hancock, MI (CMX-Houghton County Memorial) is the next closest major airport, 61.7 mi (99.2 km) away.

What to see around Ottawa National Forest

Fun activities include attractions such as:
  • • Porcupine Mountains Ski Area
  • • Indianhead Mountain
  • • Blackjack Ski Area
  • • Big Powderhorn Ski Area
  • • Big Powderhorn Mountain Resort
The area's local highlights include its local culture and places like:
  • • Ottawa National Forest Visitor Center
  • • Alberta Village Museum
  • • Iron County Historical Museum
  • • Historic Ironwood Theatre
  • • Old Depot Park Museum
Its parks and mountain views are well known, and favorite spots for nature lovers include:
  • • Bond Falls
  • • Mirror Lake
  • • Presque Isle River
  • • Silver Mountain
  • • Summit Peak
Here are some top sights to see:
  • • Paulding Light
  • • Old Victoria
  • • Beaver Creek Trail
  • • Lake Superior Trail
  • • Ontonagon Lighthouse

When to visit Ottawa National Forest

If you're still deciding when to visit, here are the seasonal norms to help you plan:

Seasonal temperature averages
  • January-March: 43°F day, -1°F night
  • April-June: 76°F day, 19°F night
  • July-September: 78°F day, 36°F night
  • October-December: 59°F day, 2°F night
Seasonal rainfall averages
  • January-March: 0.12 inches
  • April-June: 0.28 inches
  • July-September: 0.35 inches
  • October-December: 0.24 inches